Labor wants customer consent for offshore data storage 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Jurisdictions could be banned from hosting Aussie data.
 
Qld finally starts looking for new privacy commissioner 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Position to be filled after three-and-a-half year vacancy.
 
NSW to revisit legal protection for personal privacy 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Weighing up measures to protect against drones, revenge porn.
 
Optus admits handing user phone numbers to websites 
 
NT legislates to protect driver data from Wilson Parking  
By Paris Cowan | Jun 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Follows states to bolster privacy.
 
US tech industry urges Obama to keep hands off encryption 
 
Adobe failed to properly protect customer data: Pilgrim 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Lack of security on old server made hacker’s work too easy.
 
Obama vows to boost US cyber defenses amid alleged China hacking 
Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Hack likely intended to help recruit spies, access weapons.
 
Australia set to collect more biometric data at airports 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Committee rubberstamps government bill.
 
Data matching to help Immigration catch fake visa couples 
By Paris Cowan | May 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Analysis against Centrelink records to fish out suspected fraud.
 
Tech giants urge Obama to rule out backdoors 
By Allie Coyne | May 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Policy would weaken infosec and undermine human rights.
 
Qld Privacy Commission sends out Yammer warning 
By Paris Cowan | May 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Public servants told not to let down their guard.
 
Trust in the age of the data-driven supermarket 
By Paris Cowan | May 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
As the custodian of Australia's biggest loyalty database, Coles digital chief Roger Sniezek says he will never risk breaching the trust of his customers.
 
Tor Cloud shut down 
By Juha Saarinen | May 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cloud service "still a good idea".
 
NSW Privacy Commissioner renews call for data offshoring rules 
By Paris Cowan | May 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Sends information protection wishlist to government.
 
Top Aussie websites need to improve privacy policies: Pilgrim 
By Paris Cowan | May 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Data explainers still coming in at 18,000 words.
 
Questioning the effectiveness of sanctions 
By Tony Campbell | Apr 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Attack attribution and motive are key.
 
Immigration Department responds to G20 privacy breach 
 
Obama launches financial sanctions for cyber attackers 
Apr 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Describes cyber crime "national emergency".
 
Harper review wants to hand big data power to consumers 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
New market in comparator tools should be driven by user records.
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